Travel Blogs from Chioggia
... the crowds also had the same idea. We went straight for St Marks square (stopping in some shops on the way for Hannah to look at Murano glass) and stood in the line to visit the Dodge's palace. This was a very impressive palace which essentially housed the old council for Venice when it was its own state back in the 1500's. The palace held the council, courts and prison for the town. We saw the bridge of sighs which prisoners cross before heading ...
... and I believe once we were less than an inch from hitting a wall. We had several canals all to ourselves. Our gondolier pointed out several historical sights too. It was relaxing and definitely something one must do while in Venice. We opted for no music or singing...I don't think I could do that without giggling. We grabbed a gelato before coming home to pack. Tomorrow we venture to Florence & I'm so excited to see where the renaissance ...
... amazing, still pretty, and still fascinating today.
We took a tiny train from the main area of Venice to the cruise terminal and it was packed with other cruisers. We counted eight cruise ships in port when we left Venice today - we
were the ninth. We sailed out of Venice through a different channel we had only partially viewed before. The sail away was fun! Kamie and I took tons ...
... town with a church that was falling apart, but there were bridges like in Venice. we took a walk at the beach and had a nice lunch. My favorite though was the lonley planet guide about chioggia. it was brutaly honest (to be seen in the pictures).
Since it was quite boring we went to Venezia and took a walk around there for a bit. It is just such a beautiful city, at night also. we had some ice-cream and went home. it was a very nice, we all learned how ...
Other places to stay in Chioggia
Rione S Andrea, 597, Chioggia | 4 star hotelfrom $120
Lungomare Adriatico, 50, Chioggia | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Via Ondina 31, Chioggia | 2 star hotelfrom $121
Via Isamaor, 9 - Loc. Isola Verde, Chioggia | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Perottolo 30, Chioggia | 1 star hotelfrom $82
Via A. Barbarigo 133 - Loc. Sottomarina, Chioggia | Hotelfrom $78